Modern Mystics

 Words Emily Carson Photography George Voronov We went in search of the people making a living from tarot, astrology and mediumship to find out what it means to forge a career in mysticism in the modern world. A first tarot reading is an experience filled with trepidation and nervous laughter. This particular table is set,…

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50 years of The Third Policeman

Original artwork by Armando Veve Flann O’Brien wrote The Third Policeman in 1939, straight after the publication and success of At Swim-Two Birds. However, O’Brien initially failed to find a publisher for the strange and dark comic tale and the manuscript wallowed in a drawer until it finally found a home at the Dalkey Archive…

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The Exchange: B+ x Eddie Otchere

Illustration by James Neilson The photographers had two phone conversations over two weeks. They spoke about finding their styles while shooting hip hop legends, crossing over jobs with Mos Def and capturing the moment a love heart cloud appeared over J Dilla’s grave. B+ (aka Brian Cross) is one of Limerick’s greatest exports. Since 1990,…

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